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Journey Information

Philadelphia to Atlanta coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£65.91
Shortest Duration21h 0m
Trips per day5
Coach lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Philadelphia to Atlanta right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a coach ticket from Philadelphia to Atlanta?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £66.70 was the low point for coach fares from Philadelphia to Atlanta. Coaches from Atlanta to Philadelphia are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £66.70 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 9 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £34.63 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 23 hours and 38 minutes to cover the 665 miles (1071 kilometers) from Philadelphia, PA to Atlanta, GA. However, the fastest coach only takes 21 hours, The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the coach. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Saturday is usually the day when coaches are busiest, as many travelers take the coach to enjoy the weekend in Atlanta. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Philadelphia?

The first coach leaves at 03:00 and the last coach leaves at 23:00. To see the times for all coaches from Philadelphia to Atlanta, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled coaches that travel from Philadelphia to Atlanta every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. However, only one of these is a direct coach. With direct service, you do not have to transfer onto a different coach at any point during your trip. Direct coaches also tend to be significantly faster, which is worth bearing in mind as you compare the available options.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Philadelphia to Atlanta; ticket prices start at £92.59.

What coach companies travel from Philadelphia to Atlanta?

There is one coach company that operates from Philadelphia to Atlanta. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by coach. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled coaches per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound523h 38m£75.12

Where does the coach leave from in Philadelphia?

Most coaches depart from the main station in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:

  • Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St

Where does the coach arrive in Atlanta?

These are the two stations where coaches may stop when they arrive in Atlanta, Georgia:

  • Bus Terminal - 232 Forsyth St
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport

Price trends for coaches from Philadelphia to Atlanta

Average prices by travel date

£94£63£31JanJan

Monthly average prices

£78£63£47£31£16FMAMJJASONDJ

Prices as travel date approaches

£98£78£59£39£203020100

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